Work at QLDC

Duty Officer

Otago - Queenstown

The Company

Queenstown Lakes District Council is at the very heart of a thriving, rapidly growing community, employing over 500 staff; we manage infrastructure development, community recreational facilities and planning, building and other regulatory services. With an annual operational budget of over $100m and a capital expenditure programme of $990m over ten years, we are a major part of the district’s economy.

The Role

The role of Duty Officer is to support the Duty Supervisor in ensuring the safety, security and customer satisfaction of both users and visitors of the Queenstown Lakes District Sports and Recreation venues. You will be required to work towards improving safety, cleanliness and atmosphere of the venues, whilst supporting the wider Sport and Recreation team and acting as a point of contact for external contractors and customers. Based at the Queenstown Events Centre, you will be responsible for ensuring rooms, playing fields, courts and all related equipment are available on time for customer bookings. You will also carry out minor maintenance and cleaning tasks where required and support the Customer Services Team during peak times.

This position may suit someone with a handyman background or someone who has previously worked in the Customer Services or Retail sector who enjoys applying themselves practically. This is a permanent, part-time postition with a minimum of 30 hours perweek. 

About You 

  • A current first aid certificate is desirable
  • NCEA Level 3 in Sports and Recreation, or a Trade is desirable
  • Fire warden and staff safety training desirable
  • A current and valid driver licence
  • Experience in general repair and maintenance is preferable
  • Highly motivated, achievement orientated and innovative professional
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

The Benefits 

  • Competitive market remuneration
  • Career progression and training opportunities
  • Regular working hours
  • Subsidised Health Insurance
  • Discounted health and fitness club rates at our great facilities
  • Company social club
  • Relocation allowance will be considered for the right candidates

For more information on this role, or to apply, please visit www.qldc.govt.nz/jobs

Job Description
Job-Description-QJ57981.docx

Applications close: 18 Oct 2019